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Symposium Cafe Restaurant & Lounge

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Cafe, International
338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
+1 905-683-3232
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Cafe, International, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I came here for lunch and it was a wonderful experience. The lunch menu had lots of choice, and they were also still serving a full breakfast menu when we were there which sounded delicious. The sweet potato fries were so yummy,...More

Thank Liana R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really like the deals and food at Symposium Cafe. Sunday's have a nice two for one cake special and on the weekdays a two can dine three course meal special. I strongly recommend Symposium Cafe for a chill night out.

Thank ddoopan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loud environment, very echoey. Hard to hear anything. Food was meh. Not super great, but passable. Seemed a bit pricey for what you get.

Thank Justine H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I recently visited and were pleasantly surprised. This is a small restaurant but has interesting decorated comfy chairs. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The manager even came over to ask how our dining experience went. The menu is somewhat different...More

Thank Erle S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We've been for breakfast and dinner and it was a good experience each time. The food was reasonable and the quality was good. We enjoyed the staff. The manager would come by each time to check to ensure everything was good. Great place for family...More

Thank Earl R
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I love this restaurant! My first time was for my wedding anniversary last may, then we return regularly on Sunday. The ambiance/Decor inside or outside on the patio is beautiful. The food is really fresh and delicious. My husband doesn't like to go out for...More

1  Thank Ginette T
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I recently had a business meeting at Symposium and the restaurant wasn't packed, so we could carry on a conversation. The food was excellent and the server was kind and provided fast service. Great job !

1  Thank Brawnetml
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Hands down, this is the best restaurant in Ajax! I had the vegetarian Pad Thai for dinner and it was amazing. The portion is huge and I have yet to finish it in one go. Our waitress was terrific. Actually all the staff have been...More

1  Thank Kim R
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We found this place about a year ago and have frequently dined here. The very friendly and helpful staff always makes sure our experience is amazing. We recently booked my daughter’s engagement party at the beginning of July. I was so pleased with the service...More

1  Thank T7372QVjohnc
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went twice to this restaurant with my girls and each time we enjoyed the great food, atmosphere, and the friendly staffs even the manager came over to make sure we are taking care of. I will be going with my family.

1  Thank Doreen J
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Anna Maria M
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Response from DWGB | Reviewed this property |
Check their website. Symposiumcafe
28 June 2017|
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Response from minc0mj0 | Reviewed this property |
check out their website...they have a lot of choices and variety for pretty much every taste :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 23
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 338 Rossland Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1Z 0L9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ajax
  • Phone Number: +1 905-683-3232
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Dine at this Symposium Café Ajax, Ontario restaurant located on the corner of Salem and Rossland. This Symposium Café Restaurant location is conveniently located on the NorthEast corner of Salem and Rossland in a small Ajax shopping plaza and is open 7 days a week, early mornings and late nights for your restaurant dining pleasure. We are located one kilometer from the main movie theatre and only a three minute drive to the Highway 401. This Ajax - Ontario Symposium Café seats 95 indoors and over 40 seats in a scenic stunning patio. We specialize in large group settings and can accommodate last minute dining functions fairly easily. Hope to see you soon at this Ajax - Ontario Symposium Cafe location! Beautiful Restaurant decor, scenic patio dining, fully licensed bar lounge. Located within 3 minutes of Highway 401. Located only a minute drive from the theaters. Open early mornings, open late nights - dining available to closing. Restaurant hours: Sunday – Thursday, 8am to 1am, Friday & Saturday, 8am to 2am.
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